Tag archive for ‘GEBE’
Parliament meeting on GEBE with MP Frans Richardson - 5 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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MP Richardson suggests new company for renewable energy

PHILIPSBURG – United St. Maarten party MP Frans Richardson suggested that during a central committee meeting on Tuesday that GEBE establish a new company for the production of renewable energy and give the More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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GEBE looks beyond cost cutting measures to the future

PHILIPSBURG – Utilities company GEBE is looking for a new insurance broker after it found out that its pre-Irma insurance covered damages caused by hail and snow but not damages caused by wind speed, the More...

Hurricane Irma Damages GEBE
By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
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GEBE and KADASTER in serious financial difficulties

PHILIPSBURG — The financial situation of the Kadaster and the island utility company GEBE is said to be in dire straits. According to reliable sources it was stated that the former Minister of Finance Richard More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Questionable behavior

By Hilbert Haar The General Audit Chamber-report about Dutch assistance to St. Maarten in the wake of Hurricane Irma reveals that one of the island’s key state-owned enterprises – utilities company GEBE More...

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By Desk Editor On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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High Tension Cable Works along Little Bay road June 09, 10 and 11

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that utility company NV GEBE will be carrying out civil works More...

St. Maarten landfill dump on fire smoking
By The Publisher On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Dollars, not guilders

By Hilbert Haar An alert reader pointed out to me that the price the waste-to-energy plant would charge GEBE for a Kilowatt of electricity is $0.26 and not 0.26 guilders. This is correct and I apologize for the More...

St. Maarten landfill dump on fire smoking
By The Publisher On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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The question nobody ever asked

By Hilbert Haar The dump remains a hot item and for good reason. For decades dump fires have affected the health of citizens and for decades the government had failed to do something about it. The construction of More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Envirogreen incorporated four months after signing agreement with former Minister Emmanuel

By Hilbert Haar PHILIPSBURG – When former Minister of Public Housing, Urban Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (VROMI) Christophe Emmanuel signed a memorandum of understanding with the Canadian company Envirogreen More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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Frans asks GEBE to expedite restoration to parts of Cay Bay

Philipsburg — Member of Parliament and leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party Frans Richardson is calling on GEBE to at least explain to residents of Cay Bay why they are still without electricity 6 months More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
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“Waste-to-energy won’t bring down electricity tariffs”

PHILIPSBURG – The electricity tariffs for consumers will not go down once a waste-to-energy facility begins to produce power from waste. That says Roy Marlin the former chairman and currently board member of More...